Publications

Publications 2015 Publications 2014 Publications 2013 Publications 2012 Publications 2011 Publications 2010 Publications 2009 Publications 2008 Publications 2006/2007 Publications 2001-2005

Publications 2015


  • Eggert, B.; P. Berg, J.O. Haerter, D. Jacob and C. Moseley, C. (2015): Temporal and spatial scaling impacts on extreme precipitation. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics: Discussions, Vol. 15, pp 2157 - 2196. DOI: 10.5194/acpd-15-2157-2015.
  • Gao, Y., S. Weiher, T. Markkanen, J.-P. Pietikäinen, H. Gregow, H.M. Henttonen, D. Jacob, A. Laaksonen (2015) Implementation of CORINE land use classification in the regional climate model REMO. Boreal Environment Research. Vol. 20, Issue 2, pp.261-282
  • Imholt, C., D. Reil, J.A. Eccard, D. Jacob, N. Hempelmann and J. Jacob (2015) Quantifying the past and future impact of climate on outbreak patterns of bank voles (Myodes glareolus). Pest Management Science. Vol. 71, Issue 2, pp. 166-172. DOI: 10.1002/ps.3838
  • Katragkou, E., M. Garciá-Diéz, R. Vautard, S. Sobolowski , P. Zanis, G. Alexandri, R.M. Cardose, A: Colette, J. Fernandez, A. Gobiet, K. Goergen, T. Karacostas, S. Knist, S. Meyer, P.M.M. Soares, I. Pytharoulis, I. Tegoulias, A. Tsikerdekis, D. Jacob (2015) Regional climate hindcast simulations within EURO-CORDEX: Evaluation of a WRF multi-physics ensemble. Geoscientific Model Development. Vol. 8, Issue 3, pp 603-618
  • Kumar, P., D. Jacob, S. Kotlarski, C. Moseley, H. Frey, M. Stoffel and K. Sieck (2015) Response of Karakoram-Himalayan glaciers to climate variability and climatic change: A regional climate model assessment. Geophysical Research Letters. DOI: 10.1002/2015GL063392.
  • Pfeifer, S: K. Bülow, A. Gobiet, A. Hänsler, M. Mudelsee, J. Otto, D. Rechid, C. Teichmann and D. Jacob (2015) Robustness of Projected Changes in Seasonal and Extreme Precipitation from different Ensembles of Regional Climate Change Simulations for Germany. Atmosphere. Vol. 6, Issue 5, pp 677-698. DOI: 10.3390/atmos6050677
  • Sanchez, E., S. Solman, A.R.C. Remedio, H. Berbery, P. Samuelsson, P. Da Rocha, C. Mourao, L. Li, J. Marengo, M. de Castro and D. Jacob(2015) Regional climate modelling in CLARIS-LPB: A concerted approach towards twenty first century projections of regional temperature and precipitation over South America. Climate Dynamics. online first. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-014-2466-0
  • Sein, D. V., U. Mikolajewicz, M. Gröger, I. Fast, W. Cabos, J.G. Pinto, S. Hagemann, T. Semmler, A. Izquierdo and D. Jacob (2015) Regionally coupled atmosphere-ocean-sea ice-marine biogeochemistry model ROM: 1. Description and validation., Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems. DOI: 10.1002/2014MS000357 , hdl:10013/epic.44993

Publications 2014


  • Bennartz, R., P. Lorenz and D. Jacob (2014): A comparison of the BALTIMOS coupled climate model with atmospheric and sea surface parameters derived from AMSR-E. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, Vol. 118, Issue 4, pp. 617-625. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-009-0178-x
  • Bowyer P., M. Schaller, S. Bender and D. Jacob (2014): Adaptation as Climate Risk Management: Methods and Approaches, In: Handbook of Climate Change Adaptation. W. Leal Filho (Ed.). Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-40455-9_28-1
  • Bowyer P., G. Brasseur and D. Jacob (2014): The Role of Climate Services in Adapting to Climate Variability and Change, In: Handbook of Climate Change Adaptation. W. Leal Filho (Ed.). Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-40455-9_29-1
  • Jacob, D. (2014): Development and validation of a coupled model system in the Baltic region—BALTIMOS. Theor Appl Climatol. Vol. 118, Issue 4, pp 09-610. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-014-1291-z
  • Jacob, D. et al. (2014): EURO-CORDEX: New high-resolution climate change projections for European impact research. Regional Environmental Changes. Vol. 14, Issue 2, pp. 563-578. DOI: 10.1007/s10113-013-0499-2
  • Katragkou, E., M. García-Díez, R. Vautard, S. Sobolowski, P. Zanis, G. Alexandri, R. M. Cardoso, A. Colette, J. Fernandez, A. Gobiet, K. Goergen, T. Karacostas, S. Knist1, S. Myer, P. M. M. Soares, I. Pytharoulis, I. Tegoulias, A. Tsikerdekis and D. Jacob (2014): Hindcast regional climate simulations within EURO-CORDEX: evaluation of a WRF multi-physics ensemble, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., Vol. 7, pp. 6629-6675. DOI:10.5194/gmdd-7-6629-2014, 2014.
  • Kotlarski, S., K. Keuler, O. B. Christensen, A. Colette, M. Deque, A. Gobiet, K. Goergen, D. Jacob, D. Luethi, E. van Meijgaard, G. Nikulin, C. Schaer, C. Teichmann, R. Vautard, K. Warrach-Sagi and V. Wulfmeyer (2014): Regional climate modeling on European scales: a joint standard evaluation of the EURO-CORDEX RCM ensemble. Geoscienticfic Model Development, Vol. 7, Issue 4, pp. 1297-1333. DOI: 10.5194/gmd-7-1297-2014
  • Kumar, P., R. Podzun, S. Hagemann and D. Jacob (2014): Impact of modified soil thermal characteristic on the simulated monsoon climate over south Asia. Journal of Earth System Science, Vol. 123, Issue 1, pp. 151-160. DOI: 10.1007/s12040-013-0381-0
  • Lorenz, P. and D. Jacob (2014): BALTIMOS-a coupled modelling system for the Baltic Sea and its drainage basin. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, Vol. 118, Issue: 4, pp. 715-727. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-014-1276-y
  • Marke, T., W. Mauser, A. Pfeiffer, G. Zaengl, D. Jacob and U. Strasser (2014): Application of a hydrometeorological model chain to investigate the effect of global boundaries and downscaling on simulated river discharge. Environmental Earth Sciences, Vol. 71, Issue 11, pp. 4849-4868. DOI: 10.1007/s12665-013-2876-z
  • Pessacg, N.L., S. A. Solman, P. Samuelsson, E. Sanchez, J. Marengo , L. Li , A.R.C. Remedio, R.P. da Rocha, C. Mourao and D. Jacob (2014): The surface radiation budget over South America in a set of regional climate models from the CLARIS-LPB project. Climate Dynamics. Vol. 43, Issue: 5-6, pp. 1221-1239. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-013-1916-4
  • Vautard, R., A. Gobiet, S. Sobolowski. E. Kjellstroem, A. Stegehuis, P. Watkiss, T. Mendlik, O. Landgren, G. Nikulin, T. Teichmann and D. Jacob (2014): The European climate under a 2 °C global warming. Environ. Res. Lett., Vol. 9. DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/9/3/034006
  • Weber, T., J. Helmschrot, R. Berndt and D. Jacob (2014): Assessment of climate dynamics in the Okavango region using high-resolution ERA-40 reanalysis data. Zentralblatt für Geologie und Paläontologie, Teil I, Heft 1, pp 171 - 187
  • Wilhelm, C., D. Rechid and D. Jacob (2014): Interactive coupling of regional atmosphere with biosphere in the new generation regional climate system model REMO-iMOVE. Geoscientific Model Development, Vol. 7, Issue 3, pp 1093-1114. DOI: 10.5194/gmd-7-1093-2014

Publications 2013


  • Dimri, A.P., T. Yasunari, A. Wiltshire, P. Kumar, C. Mathison, J. Ridley and D. Jacob (2013): Application of regional climate models to the Indian winter monsoon over the western Himalayas. Science of the Total Environment. DOI: 10.1002/joc.3584.
  • Gálos, B., S. Hagemann, A. Hänsler, G. Kindermann, D. Rechid, K. Sieck, C. Teichmann, and D. Jacob (2013): Case study for the assessment of the biogeophysical effects of a potential afforestation in Europe. Carbon Balance and Management. Vol. 8, Issue 3, DOI:10.1186/1750-0680-8-3.
  • Gualdi, S., S. Somot, L. Li, V. Artale, M. Adani, A. Bellucci, A. Braun, S. Calmanti, A. Carillo, A. Dell'Aquila, M. Déqué, C. Dubois, A. Elizalde, A. Harzallah, D. Jacob, B. L'Hévéder, W. May, P. Oddo, P. Ruti, A. Sanna, G. Sannino, E. Scoccimarro, F. Sevault and A. Navarra (2013): The CIRCE Simulations: Regional Climate Change Projections with Realistic Representation of the Mediterranean Sea. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc.. Vol. 94, pp. 65–81. DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-11-00136.1
  • Haensler, A., F. Saeed and D. Jacob (2013): Assessing the robustness of projected precipitation changes over central Africa on the basis of a multitude of global and regional climate projections. Climatic Change. Vol. 121, pp 349-363. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-013-0863-8
  • Hienola, A. I., J.-P. Pietikäinen, D. Jacob, R. Pozdun, T. Petäjä, A.-P. Hyvärinen, L. Sogacheva, V.-M. Kerminen, M. Kulmala and A. Laaksonen (2013): Black carbon concentration and deposition estimations in Finland by the regional aerosol–climate model REMO-HAM, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Vol. 13, pp. 4033-4055. DOI:10.5194/acp-13-4033-2013
  • Hoyos, I., A. Baquero-Bernal, D. Jacob and B.A. Rodríguez (2013): Variability of extreme events in the Colombian Pacific and Caribbean catchment basins. Climate Dynamics. Vol. 40, Issue 7-8. pp. 1985-2003. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-012-1487-9
  • Hueging, H., K. Born, R. Haas, D. Jacob and J.G. Pinto (2013): Regional changes in wind energy potential over Europe using regional climate model ensemble projections. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. Vol. 52, pp. 903-917. DOI: 10.1175/JAMC-D-12-086.1
  • Koutroulis, A.G., I.K. Tsanis, I.N. Daliakopoulos and D. Jacob (2013): Impact of climate change on water resources status: A case study for Crete Island, Greece. Journal of Hydrology. Vol. 479, pp. 146-158. ISSN 0022-1694, 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.11.055.
  • Kumar, P., A. Wiltshire, C. Mathison, S. Asharaf, B. Ahrens, P. Lucas-Picher, J.H. Christensen, A. Gobiet, F. Saeed, S. Hagemann and D. Jacob (2013): Downscaled climate change projections with uncertainty assessment over India using a high resolution multi-model approach. Science of the Total Environment. Vol. 468-469, pp. S18-S30. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.01.051.
  • Mathison, C., A. Wiltshire, A.P. Dimri, P. Falloon, D. Jacob, P. Kumar, E. Moors, J. Ridley, C. Siderius, M. Stoffel and T. Yasunari (2012): Regional projections of North Indian climate for adaptation studies. Science of the Total Environment. Vol. 468-469, pp. S4-S17 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.04.066.
  • Saeed F., A. Haensler, T. Weber, S. Hagemann and D. Jacob (2013): Representation of extreme precipitation events leads to opposite climate change signals over the Congo basin. Atmosphere. Vol. 4, pp. 254-271. DOI: 10.3390/atmos4030254
  • Saeed, F., S. Hagemann, S. Saeed and D. Jacob (2013): Influence of mid-latitude circulation on upper Indus basin precipitation: the explicit role of irrigation. Climate Dynamics. Vol. 40, Issue 1-2, pp. 430–440. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-012-1480-3
  • Solman, S.A., E. Sanchez, P. Samuelsson, R.P. da Rocha, L. Li, J. Marengo, N.L. Pessacg, A.R.C. Remedio, S.C. Chou, H. Berbery, H. Le Treut, M. de Castro and D. Jacob (2013): Evaluation of an ensemble of regional climate model simulations over South America driven by the ERA-Interim reanalysis: model performance and uncertainties. Climate Dynamics. Vol. 41, pp. 1139-1157. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-013-1667-2
  • Teichmann, C., B. Eggert, A. Elizalde, A. Haensler, D. Jacob, P. Kumar, C. Moseley, S. Pfeifer, D. Rechid, A.R. Remedio, H. Ries, J. Petersen, S. Preuschmann, T. Raub, F. Saeed, K. Sieck and T. Weber (2013): How does a regional climate model modify the projected climate change signal of the driving GCM: A study over different CORDEX regions using REMO. Atmosphere. Vol. 4, pp. 214-236. DOI: 10.3390/atmos4020214
  • Tsanis, I.K., M.G. Grillakis, A.G. Koutroulis and D. Jacob (2013): Reducing uncertainty on global precipitation projections. Journal of Earth Science & Climatic Change. Vol. 5, Issue 178. DOI: 10.4172/2157-7617.1000178
  • Vautard, R., A. Gobiet, D. Jacob, M. Belda, A. Colette, M. Déqué, J. Fernández, M. García-Díez, K. Goergen, I. Güttler, T. Halenka, T. Karacostas, E. Katragkou, K. Keuler, S. Kotlarski, S. Mayer, E. van Meijgaard, G. Nikulin, M. Patarčić, J. Scinocca, S. Sobolowski, M. Suklitsch, C. Teichmann, K. Warrach-Sagi, V. Wulfmeyer and P. Yiou (2013): The simulation of European heat waves from an ensemble of regional climate models within the EURO-CORDEX project. Climate Dynamics. Vol. 41, pp. 2555-2575. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-013-1714-z.

Publications 2012


  • Becker, P., D. Jacob, T. Deutschländer, F. Imbery, J. Namyslo, G. Müller-Westermeier und M.Roos (2012): Klimawandel in Deutschland. In: Klimawandel und Biodiversität Folgen für Deutschland. Mosbrugger, V., G. Brasseur, M. Schaller und B. Stribrny (Ed.). WBG, Darmstadt.
  • Jacob, D., A. Elizalde, A. Haensler, S. Hagemann, P. Kumar, R. Podzun, D. Rechid, A.R. Remedio, F. Saeed, K. Sieck, C. Teichmann, and C. Wilhelm (2012): Assessing the Transferability of the Regional Climate Model REMO to Different Coordinated Regional Climate Downscaling Experiment (CORDEX) Regions. Atmosphere, Vol. 3, No.1, pp. 181-199. DOI:10.3390/atmos3010181
  • Déqué, M., S. Somot, E. Sanchez-Gomez, C.M. Goodess, D. Jacob, G. Lenderink and O.B. Christensen (2012): The spread amongst ENSEMBLES regional scenarios: regional climate models, driving general circulation models and interannual variability. Climate Dynamics, Vol. 38, No. 5-6, pp. 951-964. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-011-1053-x
  • Dubois, C., S. Somot, S. Calmanti, A. Carillo, M. Déqué, A. Dell'Aquilla, A. Elizalde, S: Gualdi, D. Jacob, B. L'Hévéder, L. Li, P. Oddo, G. Sannino, E. Scoccimarro and F. Sevault (2012): Future projections of the surface heat and water budgets of the Mediterranean Sea in an ensemble of coupled atmosphere-ocean regional climate models. Climate Dynamics. Vol. 39, No. 7-8, pp. 1859-1884. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-011-1261-4
  • Kotlarski, S., S. Hagemann, P. Krahe, R. Podzun and D. Jacob (2012): The Elbe river flooding 2002 as seen by an extended regional climate model. Journal of Hydrology. Vol. 472-473, pp. 169-183. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.09.020.
  • Saeed, F., Hagemann, S. and D. Jacob (2012): A framework for the evaluation of the South Asian summer monsoon in a regional climate model applied to REMO. International Journal of Climatology. Vol. 32, Issue 3, pp. 21-38. DOI: 10.1002/joc.2285

Publications 2011


  • Aich, V., U. Strauch, K. Sieck, D. Leyens, D. Jacob, and H. Paeth (2011): Development of Wet-Bulb-Temperatures in Germany with special regard to conventional thermal Power Plants using Wet Cooling Towers. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, Vol. 20, No. 6, pp. 601-614. DOI:10.1127/0941-2948/2011/0259
  • Brasseur, G., I. Fischer-Bruns, D. Jacob and A. Elizalde (2011): Klimawandel und Luftqualität im Mittelmeerraum- Das Climate Service Center informiert. EMA, Mediterranes, Ausgabe 2/2011 “Innovativ in eine gemeinsame Zukunft-Umwelt und Erneuerbare Energien in der EMA-Region.”
  • Gálos, B., C. Mátyás and D. Jacob (2011): Regional characteristics of climate change altering effects of afforestation. Environmental Research Letters, Vol. 6, No.4, 044010. DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/6/4/044010
  • Gálos, B., D. Jacob and C. Mátyás (2011): Effects of Simulated Forrest Cover Change on Projected Climate- a case Study of Hungary. Acta Silv. Lign.Hung., Vol. 7, pp. 49.62.
  • Haensler, A., S. Hagemann and D. Jacob (2011): The role of the simulation setup in a long-term high-resolution climate change projection for the southern African region. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, Vol. 106, No. 1-2, pp. 153-169. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-011-0420-1.
  • Haensler, A., J. Cermak, S. Hagemann and D. Jacob (2011): Will the southern African west coast fog be affected by future climate change? Results of an initial fog projection using a regional climate model. Erdkunde, Vol. 65, Issue 3, pp. 261-275. DOI: 10.3112/erdkunde.2011.03.04
  • Haensler, A., S. Hagemann and D. Jacob (2011): Dynamical downscaling of ERA40 reanalysis data over southern Africa: added value in the representation of seasonal rainfall characteristics. International Journal of Climatology, Vol. 31, No. 15, pp. 2338-2349. DOI: 10.1002/joc.2242.
  • D. Jacob and S. Hagemann (2011): Verstärkung des Wasserkreislaufs – wichtige Kennzeichnen des Klimawandels. In: Warnsignal Klima: Genug Wasser für alle? Lozán, J.L., H. Graßl, P. Hupfer, L. Karbe und C.-D. Schönwiese.
  • P. Lucas-Picher, J.H. Christensen, F. Saeed, P. Kumar, S. Asharaf, B. Ahrens, A.J. Wiltshire, D. Jacob and S. Hagemann (2011): Can Regional Climate Models Represent the Indian Monsoon?. Journal of Hydrometeorology, Vol. 12, Issue 5, pp. 849-868. DOI: 10.1175/2011jhm1327.1.
  • E.J. Moors, H. Biemans, A. Groot, C. Terwissch van Scheltinga, C. Siderius, M. Stoffel, C. Huggelb, A. Wiltshire, C. Mathison, J. Ridley, D. Jacob, P. Kumar, S. Bhadwal, A. Gosain and D.N. Collins (2011): Adaptation to changing water resources of the Ganges basin in northern India. Environmental Science & Policy, Vol. 14, Issue 7, pp. 758–769
  • M. Mudelsee, D. Chirila, T. Deutschländer, C. Döring, J.O. Haerter, S. Hagemann, H. Hoffmann, D. Jacob, P. Krahé, G. Lohmann, C. Moseley, E. Nilson, O. Panferov, T. Rath and B. Tinz, (2010): Climate Model Bias Correction und die Deutsche Anpassungsstrategie. Mitteilungen Deutsche Meteorologische Gesellschaft, Vol. 3, pp. 2-7. ISSN: 0177-8501
  • H. Paeth, N.M. Hall, M. A. Gaertner, M. D. Alonso, S. Moumouni, J. Polcher, P. M. Ruti, A. H. Fink, M. Gosset, T. Lebel, A. T. Gaye, D. P. Rowell, W. Moufouma-Okia, D. Jacob, B. Rockel, F. Giorgi and M. Rummukainen (2011): Progress in regional downscaling of West African precipitation. Atmospheric Science Letters, Vol. 12, pp.75-82
  • S. Saeed, W.A. Müller, S. Hagemann, D. Jacob, M. Mujumdar and R. Krishnan (2011): Precipitation variability over the South Asian monsoon heat low and associated teleconnections. Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 38. DOI:10.1029/2011GL046984
  • S. Saeed, W. Müller, S. Hagemann and D. Jacob (2011): Circumglobal wave train and the summer monsoon over northwestern India and Pakistan: The explicit role of the surface heat low. Climate Dynamics, Vol. 37, No 5-6, pp. 1045-1060. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-010-0888-x
  • Suklisch, M., A. Gobiet, H. Truhetz, N. Khurshid Awan, H. Göttel and D. Jacob (2011): Error Characteristics of High Resolution Regional Climate Models over the Alpine Area. Climate Dynamics, Vol. 37, No. 1-2, pp. 377-390. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-010-0848-5
  • Tomassini, L., Ch. Moseley, S. Hagemann, R. Podzun and D. Jacob (2011): Extremes and predictability in the European pre-industrial climate of a regional climate model. Climate Dynamics, Vol. 37, No. 1-2, pp. 377-390. DOI 10.1007/s00382-010-0814-2
  • Tsanis, I. K., A.G. Koutroulis, I.N. Daliakopoulos and D. Jacob. (2011): Severe climate-induced water shortage and extremes in Crete. Climate Change, Vol. 106, No. 4, pp. 667-677. DOI:10.1007/s10584-011-0048-2

Publications 2010


  • Frueh, B., H. Feldmann, H.-J. Panitz, G. Schädler, D. Jacob, Ph. Lorenz and K. Keuler (2010): Determination of Precipitation Return Values in Complex Terrain and their Evaluation. Journal of Climate, Vol. 23, Issue 9, pp. 2257–2274. DOI: 10.1175/2009JCL2685.1
  • Graf, H.-F., S.V. Shirsat, C. Oppenheimer, M.J. Jarvis, R. Podzun, and D. Jacob (2010): Continental Scale Antarctic deposition of sulphur and black carbon from anthropogenic and volcanic sources. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., Vol. 9, pp. 26577-26592.
  • A. Haensler, S. Hagemann and D. Jacob (2010): Dynamical downscaling of ERA40 reanalysis data over southern Africa: added value in the simulation of the seasonal rainfall characteristics; International Journal of Climatology, DOI: 10.1002/joc.2242
  • Haensler, A. Hagemann, S. & Jacob, D. (2010): How the future climate of the southern African region might look like: Results of a high-resolution regional climate change projection. Nova Acta Leopoldina, 112(384), 183-193.
  • Hurkmans, R, W. Terink, R. Uijlenhoet, P. Torfs, D. Jacob and P. A. Troch (2010): Changes in streamflow dynamics in the Rhine basin during the 21st century under different climate scenarios. Journal of Climate, Vol. 23, pp. 679- 699
  • Jacob, D. and R. Podzun (2010): Global warming below 2°C relative to pre-industrial level: How might climate look like in Europe. Nova Acta Leopoldina
  • Jacob, D. (2010): Atmosphere: An International and Interdisciplinary Scientific Open Access Journal. Atmosphere, Vol. 1, pp. 1-2. DOI:10.3390/atmos1010001
  • Kotlarski, S., D. Jacob, R. Podzun and F. Paul (2010): Representing Glaciers in a Regional Climate Model. Climate Dynamics, Vol. 34, pp. 27-46.
  • Kotlarski, S., F. Paul and D. Jacob (2010): Forcing a distributed glacier mass balance model with the regional climate model REMO. Part 1: Climate model evaluation. Journal of Climate. Vol 23, Issue 6 ,pp. 1589-1606. DOI: 10.1175/2009JCLI2711.1.
  • Larsén, X. G., J. Mann, J. Berg, H. Göttel and D. Jacob (2010): Wind Climate from the Regional Climate Model REMO. Wind Energy, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 279-296. DOI:10.1002/we.337
  • Lorenz, P. and D. Jacob (2010): Validation of temperature trends in the ENSEMBLES regional climate model runs driven by ERA40. Climate Research, Vol. 44, No. 2-3, pp. 167-177. DOI:10.3354/cr00973
  • Menéndez, C.G., M. de Castro, J.-P. Boulanger, A. D’Onofrio, E. Sanchez, A.A. Sörensson, J. Blazquez, A. Elizalde, D. Jacob, H. Le Treut, Z.X. Li, M.N. Núñez, N. Pessacg, S. Pfeiffer, M. Rojas, A. Rolla, P. Samuelsson, S. A. Solman and C. Teichmann (2010): Downscaling extreme month-long anomalies in southern South America, Climatic Change, Vol. 98, Issue 3- CLARIS 1 Special Issue. DOI 10.1007/s10584-009-9739-3
  • Saeed, F., S. Hagemann, and D. Jacob (2010): A Framework for the evaluation of the South Asian Summer Monsoon in a regional climate model applied to REMO, Int. Jour. Climatol. (accepted)

Publications 2009


  • Bennartz, R., P. Lorenz and D. Jacob (2009): Validation of the BALTIMOS coupled climate model using the Advanced Scanning Microwave Radiometer (AMSR-E). Theoretical and Applied Climatology. DOI 10.1007/s00704-009-0178-x
  • Goodess, C.M., D. Jacob, M. Deque, J.M. Guttierrez, R. Huth, E. Kendon, G.C. Leckebusch, P. Lorenz and V. Pavan, (2009): “Downscaling methods, data and tools for input to impacts assessments” In: van der Linden, P. and J.F.B. Mitchell (eds.): ENSEMBLES: Climate Change and its Impacts: Summary of research and results from the ENSEMBLES project. Met Office Hadley Centre, Fitzroy Road, Exeter, EX1 3PB, UK pp. 59-78
  • Hagemann, S., H. Goettel, D. Jacob, P. Lorenz and E. Roeckner (2009): Improved regional scale processes reflected in projected hydrological changes over large European catchments. Climate Dynamics, Vol. 32, No 6, 767-781. DOI:10.1007/s00382-008-0403-9
  • Hagemann, S. und D. Jacob (2009): Mögliche Auswirkungen des Klimawandels auf Deutschland. In: Klimawandel: Globale Herausforderung des 21. Jahrhunderts. Fansa, M. und C. Ritzau (Ed.). Primus Verlag Darmstadt. Seite. 33-44
  • Jacob, D. (2009): Organisation in Verbundprojekten: Konzeptionelle Darstellung anhand der Projekte ENIGMA und BALTIMOS aus dem Bereich der Klimaforschung, in Organisation der Forschung: Der Fall der Atmosphärenwissenschaft. Jost Halfmann und Falk Schützenmeister (Ed.). ISBN 978-3-531-15789-4
  • Jacob, D. (2009): Regionalisierte Szenarien des Klimawandel. Raumforschung und Raumordnung. Vol. 67, No. 2, pp. 89-96. DOI: 10.1007/BF03185698
  • Jacob, D. (2009): Regional Climate Models: Linking Global Climate Change to Local Impacts. In: Springer Encyclopedia of Complexity and Systems Science. R. Meyers (Ed.), pp. 7591-7602. New York: Springer.
  • Jacob, D., L. Kotova, P. Lorenz, Ch. Moseley and S. Pfeifer (2009): Regional climate modelling activities in relation to the CLAVIER project. Quarterly Journal of the Hungarian Meteorological Service, Vol. 112, No. 3–4, pp. 141–153. ISSN 0324-6329
  • Jacob, D and P. Lorenz (2009): Future trends and variability of the hydrological cycle in different IPCC SRES emission scenarios - a case study for the Baltic Sea region. Boreal Environment Research, Vol. 14, No.1, pp. 100-113
  • Jacob, D. and B. Van den Hurk (2009): Climate Change Scenarios at Global and Local Scales. In: Climate change and adaptation in the water sector, edited by F. Ludwig, P. Kabat, H. van Schaik and M. van der Valk, pp. 23-34, Earthscan. ISBN 978-1-84407-652-9
  • Krahe, P., E. Nilson, M. Carambia, T. Maurer, L. Tomassini, K. Buelow, D. Jacob et al. (2009): Estimating the consequences for projections of river discharges resulting from uncertainties in climate-change modelling - Analysis of an application of a multi-model ensemble in the catchment of the River Rhine. Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung, Jg. 53, Nr. 5, S. 316-331.
  • Langlais, C., B. Barnier; J.-M. Molines, P. Fraunié, D. Jacob and S. Kotlarski (2009): Evaluation of a dynamically downscaled atmospheric reanalysis in the prospect of forcing long term simulations of the ocean circulation in the Gulf of Lions. Ocean Modelling, Vol. 30, Issue 4, pp. 270–286. DOI: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2009.07.004
  • Paeth, H., K. Born, R. Girmes, R. Podzun and D. Jacob (2009): Regional Climate change in Tropical and Northern Africa due to Greenhouse Forcing and Land Use Change. Journal of Climate, Vol. 22, pp. 114-132
  • Radvánszky, B. and D. Jacob (2009): The Changing Annual Distribution of Rainfall in the Drainage Area of the River Tisza during the Second Half of the 21st Century. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, Vol 53, No. 2, pp. 171-195
  • Rechid, D., S. Hagemann and D. Jacob (2009): Sensitivity of climate models to seasonal variability of snow-free land surface albedo. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, Vol. 95, No.1-2, pp. 197-221.DOI 10.1007/s00704-007-0371-8
  • Rechid, D., T.J. Raddatz and D. Jacob (2009): Parameterization of snow-free land surface albedo as a function of vegetation phenology based on MODIS data and applied in climate modelling. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, Vol. 95, No. 3-4, pp. 245-255. DOI:10.1007/s00704-008-0003-y
  • Saeed, F., S. Hagemann, and D. Jacob (2009): Impact of irrigation on the South Asian summer monsoon, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L20711, doi:10.1029/2009GL040625
  • Sajad, F., S. Hagemann and Jacob D (2009): Impact of irrigation on the South Asian Summer Monsoon. Geoph. Res. Letters, Vol. 36, L20711. DOI:10.1029/2009GL040625
  • Silvestri, G., C. Vera, D. Jacob, S. Pfeifer and C. Teichmann (2009): A high-resolution 43-year atmospheric hindcast for South America generated with the MPI regional model. Climate Dynamics, Vol. 32, No. 5, pp. 693-709. DOI:10.1007/s00382-008-0423-5
  • Starke, E. and D. Jacob (2009): NeWater Report2.2.2/D2.2.3. Max Planck Institute for Meteorology.
  • Tomassini, L., and D. Jacob (2009): Spatial analysis of trends in extreme precipitation events in high-resolution climate model results and observations for Germany. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 114, D12113. DOI:10.1029/2008JD010652.
  • Van den Hurk, B. and D. Jacob (2009): The Art of Predicting Climate Variability and Change. In: Climate change and adaptation in the water sector, edited by F. Ludwig, P. Kabat, H. van Schaik and M. van der Valk, pp. 9-22, Earthscan. ISBN 978-1-84407-652-9

Publications 2008


  • Feldmann H., Früh B., Schädler G., Panitz H.J, Keuler K., Jacob D., Lorenz P. (2008): Evaluation of Regional Climate Model Precipitation Climatology for South-western Germany:, Meteorologische Zeitung, Vol. 17, No. 4, 455-465.
  • Göttel, H., J. Alexander, E. Keup-Thiel, D. Rechid, S. Hagemann, T. Blome, A. Wolf, and D. Jacob (2008): Influence of changed vegetations fields on regional climate simulations in the Barents Sea Region. Climatic Change, 87, 35-50.
  • Hagemann, S., H. Göttel, D. Jacob, P. Lorenz and E. Roeckner (2008): Improved regional scale processes reflected in projected hydrological changes over large European catchments. Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-008-0403-9.
  • B. Hennemuth, A. Weiss, J. Bösenberg, D. Jacob, H. Linné, G. Peters, and S. Pfeifer (2008): Quality assessment of water cycle parameters in REMO by radar-lidar synergy. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 287-308.
  • Jacob, D., H. Göttel, S. Kotlarski, P. Lorenz and K. Sieck (2008): Klimaauswirkungen und Anpassung in Deutschland -- Phase 1: Erstellung regionaler Klimaszenarien für Deutschland. Abschlussbericht zum UFOPLAN-Vorhaben. FKZ: 204 41 138
  • Jacob, D., S. Kotlarski, H. Göttel (2008): Klimawandel und Wasserressourcen: Regionale Trends in Deutschland und Europa. DVGW Energie-Wasser-Praxis. wgw Wirtschafts- und Verlagsgesellschaft Gas und Wasser mbH. Ausgabe Januar 2008, 59. Jahrgang.
  • Kotlarski, S., D. Jacob and F. Paul (2008): Simulation of Glacier Mass and Energy Balance within a Regional Climate Model. CliC - Ice and Climate News, No. 10, January 2008. [external link, PDF 1.3 MB]
  • Radvánszky B., Jacob D., (2008): A Tisza vízgyüjtöterületének várható klímaváltozása és annak hatása a Tisza vízhozamára regionális klímamodell (REMO) és a lefolyási model (HD) alkalmazásával, Hidrológiai Közlöny, Journal of the Hungarian Hydrological Society, Vol. 88, May-June 2008
  • Rechid D., Raddatz T.J., Jacob D. (2008a): : Parameterization of snow-free land surface albedo as a function of vegetation phenology based on MODIS data and applied in climate modelling. Theor Appl Climatol, DOI 10.1007/s00704-008-0003-y.
  • Rechid D., Hagemann S., Jacob D. (2008b): Sensitivity of climate models to seasonal variability of snow-free land surface albedo. Theor Appl Climatol, DOI 10.1007/s00704-007-0371-8.
  • Roeckner, E. and D. Jacob (2008): Der Klimawandel ist voll im Gang: ein Überblick. In: Warnsignal Klima: Gesundheitsrisiken? Lozán, J.L., H. Graßl, G. Jendritzky, L. Karbe und K. Reise (Ed.).
  • Roy, S., G. Beig, and D. Jacob (2008): Seasonal distribution of ozone and its precursors over the tropical Indian region using regional chemistry-transport model, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D21307, doi:10.1029/2007JD009712.
  • Silvestri,G., Vera,C., Jacob,D., Pfeifer,S., Teichmann,C. (2008): A high resolution 43-year atmospheric hindcast for South America generated with the MPI regional model. accepted by Climate Dynamics.
  • Wolf, A., E. Blyth, R. Harding, D. Jacob, E. Keup-Thiel, H. Goettel, and T. Callaghan (2008): Sensitivity of an ecosystem model to hydrology and temperature. Climatic Change, 87, 75-89.
  • K.Wyser, C.G.Jones, P.Du, E. Girard, U.Willén, J.Cassano, J.H.Christensen, J.A.Curry, K.Dethloff, J.-E. Haugen, D.Jacob, M. Køltzow, R.Laprise, A.Lynch, S.Pfeifer, A.Rinke, M.Serreze, M.J.Shaw, M.Tjernström and M. Zagar (2008): An Evaluation of Arctic Cloud and Radiation processes during the SHEBA year: Simulation results from 8 Arctic Regional Climate Models. Climate Dynamics, 30, 203-223. DOI 10.1007/s00382-007-0286-1

Publications 2006/2007


  • Benko, T.; Teichmann, C.; Mizsey, P. & Jacob, D. (2007): Regional effects and efficiency of flue gas desulphurization in the Carpathian Basin, Atmospheric Environment 41(38), 8500—8510.
  • M. Déqué, D. P. Rowell, D. Lüthi, F. Giorgi, J. H. Christensen, B. Rockel, D. Jacob, E. Kjellström, M. de Castro and B. van den Hurk (2007): An intercomparison of regional climate simulations for Europe: assessing uncertainties in model projections. Climatic Change, 81, 53-70. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-006-9228-x.
  • Gaertner, M. A., D. Jacob, V. Gil, M. Dominguez, E. Padorno, E. Sanchez, and M. Castro (2007): Tropical cyclones over the Mediterranean Sea in climate change simulations, geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L14711, doi:10.1029/2007GL029977
  • Gálos, B., P. Lorenz, and D. Jacob (2007): Will dry events occur more often in Hungary in the future?, Environ. Res. Lett., 2, 034006, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/2/3/034006
  • Hagemann, S. and D. Jacob, 2007: Gradient in the climate change signal of European discharge predicted by a multi-model ensemble. Climatic Change, 81, 309-327. DOI 10.1007/s10584-006-9225-0
  • Hagemann, S. and D. Jacob (2007): Ergebnisse des Klimamodells REMO für Deutschland und das Rheineinzugsgebiet. Band 46 der IWW-Schriftenreihe zum 20. Mühlheimer Wassertechnischen Seminar am 22.11.2007, ISSN 0941-0961
  • Jacob, D. (2007): Regionale Wirkungen des globalen Klimawandels. In: Der UN-Weltklimareport: Bericht über eine aufhaltsame Katastrophe. Müller, M., U. Fuentes und H. Kohl (Ed), KiWi Paperback
  • Jacob, D. (2007): Globaler Klimawandel und lokale Konsequenzen: regionale Klimaprojektionen schlagen die Brücke zwischen den Skalen. In: Jahrbuch Ökologie 2008. Altner, G., H. Leitschuh, G. Michelsen, U. E. Simonis und E. U. von Weizäcker (Ed.), Becksche Reihe
  • Jacob, D., Bärring, L., Christensen, O.B., Christensen, J.H., Hagemann, S., Hirschi, M., Kjellström, E., Lenderink, G., Rockel, B., Schär, C., Seneviratne, S.I., Somot, S., van Ulden, A., and van den Hurk, B. (2007): An inter-comparison of regional climate models for Europe: Design of the experiments and model performance. Climatic Change 81, 31-52. DOI 10.1007/s10584-006-9213-4
  • Jacob, D., H. Göttel, S. Kotlarski and P. Lorenz (2007): Mögliche Klimaänderungen im Alpenraum. In: Klimawandel in den Alpen. Fakten - Folgen - Anpassung. Bundesministerium für Umwelt, Naturschutz und Reaktorsicherheit (BMU), Berlin
  • Jacob, D. and S. Hagemann (2007): Regionale Klimamodelle-Konsequenzen für das Einzugsgebiet von Elbe und Rhein. Natura 2000 und Klimaänderungen, Tagungsband
  • Kjellström, E., L. Bärring, D. Jacob, R. Jones, G. Lenderink and C. Schär (2007): Modelling daily temperature extremes: Recent climate and future changes over Europe. Climatic Change, Vol. 81. DOI 10.1007/s10584-006-9220-5
  • Pfeifer, S. and D. Jacob (2006): Changes of the Arctic Climate under the SRES B2 Scenario Conditions. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, Vol. 16, pp. 711-719.
  • Rinke, A., K. Dethloff, J. Cassano, J.H. Christensen, J.A. Curry, P. Du, E. Girard, J.-E. Haugen, D. Jacob, C. Jones, M. Koltzow, R. Laprise, A.H. Lynch, S. Pfeifer, M.C. Serreze, M.J. Shaw, M. Tjernstroem, K. Wyser and M. Zagar (2006): Evaluation of an ensemble of Arctic regional climate models: Spatiotemporal fields during the SHEBA year, Climate Dynamics, Vol. 26, pp. 459-472. DOI 10.1007/s00382-005-0095-3
  • Wyser, K., C.G. Jones, P. Du, E. Girard, U. Willen, J. Cassano, J.H. Christensen, J.A. Curry, K. Dethloff, J.-E Haugen, D. Jacob, M. Koltzow, R. Laprise, A. Lynch, S. Pfeifer, A. Rinke, M. Serreze, M.J. Shaw, M. Tjermström and M. Zangar (2007): An Evaluation of Arctic Cloud and Radiation processes during the SHEBA year: Simulation results from 8 Arctic Regional Climate Models. Climate Dynamics, Vol. 30, pp. 203-223. DOI 10.1007/s00382-007-0286-1
  • Keup-Thiel, E., H. Gottel, and D. Jacob (2006): Regional climate simulations for the Barents Sea region. Boreal Environment Research, 11, 329-339.
  • E. Kjellström, L. Bärring, D. Jacob, R. Jones, G. Lenderink and C. Schär (2007): Modelling daily temperature extremes: recent climate and future changes over Europe. Climatic Change, 81, 249-265. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-006-9220-5.
  • Rechid, D. & Jacob, D. (2006): Influence of monthly varying vegetation on the simulated climate in Europe. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 15, 99-116.
  • Walter, A., Keuler, K., Jacob, D., Knoche, R., Block, A., Kotlarski, S., Müller-Westermeier, G., Rechid, D., Ahrens, W. (2006): A High Resolution Reference Data Set of German Wind Velocity 1951 - 2001 and Comparison with Regional Climate Model Results. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, Vol. 15, No. 6, 585-596.

Publications 2001-2005


  • Arpe, K., S. Hagemann, D. Jacob and E. Roeckner (2005): The realism of the ECHAM5 models to simulate the hydrological cycle in the Arctic and North European area. Nordic Hydrology, 36 (4), 349-367
  • Hagemann, S. and D. Jacob (2005): European Discharge under Climate Change Conditions Simulated by a Multimodel Ensemble. In: Research Activities in Atmospheric and Oceanic Modelling. Edited by J.Coté. WGNE Blue Book 2005, WMO, Geneva, pp. 7-12
  • Jacob, D., and S. Hagemann (2005): Verstärkung und Schwächung des regionalen Wasserkreislaufs - wichtiges Kennzeichen des Klimawandels. In: J.L. Lozan, H. Graßl, P. Hupfer, L. Menzel, C.-D. Schönwiese (Ed.), Warnsignal Klima: Genug Wasser für alle?, Wissenschaftliche Auswertungen, Hamburg
  • D. Jacob, H. Goettel, J. Jungclaus, M. Muskulus, R. Podzun, J. Marotzke (2005): Slowdown of the thermohaline circulation causes enhanced maritime climate influence and snow cover over Europe Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 32, No. 21, L21711 10.1029/2005GL023286 08 November 2005
  • D. Jacob und K. Buelow (2005): Regionale Klimasimulationen zur Untersuchung der Niederschlagsverhältnisse in heutigen und zukünftigen Klimaten in Wechsung, F, A. Becker, and P. Graefe (2005), Integrierte Analyse der Auswirkungen des globalen Wandels auf Wasser, Umwelt und Gesellschaft im Elbegebiet, Weissensee Verlag, Berlin 2005, 407 S.
  • S. Kotlarski, A. Block, U. Böhm, D. Jacob, K. Keuler, R. Knoche, D. Rechid, A. Walter (2005): Regional Climate Model Simulations as Input for Hydrological Applications: Evaluation of Uncertainties. Advances in Geosciences, Vol.5, 119-125.
  • Kotova, L., S. Kotlarski, L. Marien, D. Jacob and R. Podzun (2005): Is the Climate Change Signal Resolution Dependent?, Proceedings EGU 2005, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 7, 04712, 2005
  • Kotlarski, S. and D. Jacob (2005): Development of a Subgrid Scale Parameterization of Mountain Glaciers for Use in Regional Climate Modelling. WGNE Blue Book 2005/, WMO, pp. 4-13
  • P. Lorenz and D. Jacob (2005): Influence of regional scale information on the global circulation: A two-way nesting climate simulation, Geophysical Research Letters, 32, L18706, doi:10.1029/2005GL023351
  • S. Pfeifer, D. Jacob (2005): Changes of the Arctic Climate under the SRES B2 Scenario Conditions simulated with the Regional Climate Model REMO, Meteorologische Zeitschrift, Vol. 16, No 6. 711-719.
  • Muskulus, M., and D. Jacob (2005): Tracking cyclones in regional model data: the future of Mediterranean storms. Advances in Geosciences, Vol. 2, pp. 13-19. Available from: http://direct.sref.org/1680-7359/adgeo/2005-2-13
  • Paeth, H., K. Born, R. Podzun and D Jacob (2005): Regional dynamical downscaling over West Africa: model evaluation and comparison of wet and dry days. Meteorologische Zeitschrift Vol. 14, pp. 349-367
  • Semmler, T., D. Jacob, K.H. Schlünzen. and R Podzun (2005): The water and energy budget of the Arctic atmosphere. Journal of Climate, Vol. 18, No. 13, pp. 2515-2530.
  • A.Rinke, K.Dethloff, J.Cassano, J.H.Christensen, J.A.Curry, J.-E.Haugen,D.Jacob, C.Jones, M.Koltzow, A.H.Lynch, S.Pfeifer, M.C.Serreze, M.J.Shaw, M.Tjernstroem, K.Wyser, M. Zagar (2005): Ensemble Performance in ARCMIP1 Experiments: Spatial Patterns and Height Profiles. Climate Dynamics 26, DOI 10.1007/s00382-005-0095-3
  • M. Tjernstroem, M.Zagar, G.Svensson, J.J.Cassano, S. Pfeifer, A.Rinke, K.Wyser, K.Dethloff, C. Jones, T. Semmler (2005): Modeling the Arctic boundary layer: An evaluation of six ARCMIP regional-scale models with data from the SHEBA project. Boundary-Layer Meteorol. 117(2), 337-381
  • Déqué, M., R.G. Jones, M. Wild, F. Giorgi, J.H. Christensen, D.C. Hassell, P.L. Vidale, B. Rockel, D. Jacob, E. Kjellström, M. de Castro, F. Kucharski and B. van den Hurk (2005): Global high resolution versus Limited Area Model scenarios over Europe: results from the PRUDENCE project. Climate Dynamics, Vol. 25, pp. 653-670. DOI 10.1007/s00382-005-0052-1
  • Aldrian, E., D. Sein, D. Jacob, R. Podzun and L. Dümenil Gates (2005): Modelling of Indonesian rainfall with a Coupled Regional Model. Climate Dynamics, Vol. 25, pp. 1-17
  • Aldrian, E., L. Dümenil Gates, D. Jacob, R. Podzun and D. Gunawan (2004): Long term simulation of the Indonesian rainfall with the MPI Regional Model. Climate Dynamics. Vol. 22, pp. 795-814
  • Hagemann, S., R. Jones, O.B. Christensen, M. Deque, D. Jacob, B. Machenhauer and P.L. Vidale (2004): Evaluation of water and energy budgets in regional climate models applied over EuropeClim. Dyn., Vol. 23, pp. 547-567, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-004-0444-7
  • S. Kotlarski, S. Demuth, S. Uhlenbrook, T. Reich (2004): Der Zusammenhang zwischen atmosphärischer Zirkulation und Niederschlag in Baden-Württemberg. Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung, 48. Jahrgang, Heft 6, 214-225.
  • A. Lehmann, P. Lorenz and D. Jacob (2004): Modelling the exceptional Baltic Sea inflow events in 2002-2003, Geophysical Research Letters, 31, L21308, doi:10.1029/2004GL020830
  • Mikolajewicz, U., D.V. Sein, D. Jacob, T. Kahl, R. Podzun and T. Semmler (2004): Simulating Arctic sea ice variability with a coupled regional atmosphere-ocean-sea-ice model. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, Vol. 14, No. 6, pp. 793-800
  • Semmler, T. and D. Jacob (2004): Modeling extreme precipitation events –a climate change simulation for Europe. Planetary and Global Change, Vol. 44, Issues 1-4, pp. 119-127
  • Semmler, T., D. Jacob, K.H. Schlünzen and R. Podzun (2004): Influence of sea ice treatment in a regional climate model on boundary layer values in the Fram Strait region. Monthly Weather Review, Vol.132, pp. 985-999
  • Hennemuth, B., A. Rutgersson, K. Bumke, M. Clemens, A. Omstedt, D. Jacob and A.-S. Smedman (2003): Net precipitation over the Baltic Sea for one year using models and data-based methods. Tellus, 55A, pp. 352-367
  • Schrum, C., U. Hübner, D. Jacob, R. Podzun (2003): A coupled atmosphere/ice/ocean model for the North Sea and the Baltic Sea. Climate Dynamics, Vol. 21, pp.131-151. DOI 10.1007/s00382-003-0322-8
  • Chevillard, A., Ph. Ciais, U. Karstens, M. Heimann, M. Schmidt, I. Levin, D. Jacob, R. Podzun, V. Kazan and E. Weingartner (2002): Transport of 222Rn using the on-line regional scale model REMO: A detailed comparison with measurements over Europe. Tellus series B- Chemical and Physical Meteorology, Vol.54, pp. 850-871
  • Frei, Chr., J. Hesselbjerg-Christensen, M. Déqué, D. Jacob, R.G. Jones and P.L. Vidale (2002): Daily precipitation statistics in regional climate models: Evaluation and intercomparison for the European Alps. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 108, No. D3, 4124. DOI:10.1029/2002JD002287
  • Hagemann, S., B. Machenhauer, O.B. Christensen, M. Déqué, D. Jacob, R. Jones and P.L. Vidale (2002): Intercomparison of regional climate models applied over Europe. Max-Planck-Institute for Meteorology, Report Nr. 338.
  • Hennemuth, B. and D. Jacob (2002): One year measurement and simulation of turbulent surface heat fluxes over the BALTIC Sea. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, Vol. 11, No.2, pp. 105-118.
  • Jacob, D. (2001): A note to the simulation of the Annual and Interannual Variability of the Water Budget over the Baltic Sea Drainage Basin. Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, Vol. 77, No. 1-4, 61-74.
  • Jacob, D., B. J. J. M. Van den Hurk, U. Andrae, G. Elgered, C. Fortelius, L.P. Graham, S. D. Jackson, U. Karstens, Chr. Koepken, R. Lindau, R. Podzun, B. Rockel, F. Rubel, B. H. Sass, R. Smith and X. Yang (2001): A Comprehensive Model Intercomparison Study Investigating the Water Budget During the PIDCAP Period. Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, Vol. 77, No. 1-4, 19-44.
  • Jacob, D. (2001): The Role of Water Vapour in the Atmosphere. A Short Overview from a Climate Modellers Point of View. Phys. Chem.Earth (A), Vol 26, No 6-8, pp. 523-527.
  • Renssen, H., R.F.B. Isarin, D. Jacob, R. Podzun and J. Vandenberghe (2001): Simulation of the Younger Dryas Climate in Europe Using a Regional Climate Model Nested in an AGCM: Preliminary Results. Global and Planetary Change. Vol. 30, Issues 1-2, pp. 41-57
  • Semmler, T., Jacob, D. and R. Podzun (2001): Sensitivity experiments with the regional climate model REMO on the influence of the ice edge. Proceedings of the CLIMPACT-Workshop in Tromsoe, Norway, April 2 - 5, 2000.

Dissertations


Dissertations 2014

  • Clouds, aerosols and precipitation in the regional model REMO, Joni-Pekka Pietikäinen, University of Eastern Finland.
  • The Water and Heat Cycles in a Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere-Model for the Baltic Sea, Thomas Raub, University of Hamburg.

Dissertations 2013

  • Internal Variability in the Regional Climate Model REMO, Kevin Sieck, University of Hamburg.
  • Connections of low level jets and mesoscale convective systems in South America, Armelle Reca C. Remedio, University of Hamburg
  • Causes for regional changesin heavy precipitation over Europe, Christine Radermacher, University of Hamburg.

Dissertations 2012

  • Regional surface albedo characteristics analysis of albedo data and application to landcover changes for a regional climate model, Swantje Preuschmann, University of Hamburg.

Dissertations 2011

  • The Water Cycle in the Mediterranean Region and the Impact of the Climate Change, Alberto Elizalde, University of Hamburg.

Dissertations 2010

  • Einfluss der Zwei-Wege Nestung auf die Ergebnisse globaler und regionaler Klimasimulationen, Philip Lorenz, University of Hamburg.

Dissertations 2009

  • Effects of climate variability and land use changes on the water budget of large river basins, Ruud Hurkmans, Wageningen University.
  • Climate and Air Pollution Modelling in South America with Focus on Megacities, Claas Teichmann, University of Hamburg.
  • Zeitreihenanalyse von regionalen Temperatur- und Niederschlagssimulationen in Deutschland, Katharina Bülow, University of Hamburg.
  • Analysis of forest - climate interactions, applying the regional climate model REMO, Borbola Gálos, University of West Hungary

Dissertations 2008

  • On biogeophysical interactions between vegetation phenology and climate simulated over Europe, Diana Rechid, University of Hamburg.
  • Climate and Air Pollution Modelling in South America with Focus on Megacities, Claas Teichmann, University of Hamburg.

Dissertations 2007

  • A Subgrid Glacier Parameterisation for Use in Regional Climate Modelling , Sven Kotlarski, University of Hamburg.

Dissertations 2006

  • Modeling cold cloud processes with the regional climate model REMO , Susanne Pfeifer, University of Hamburg.
  • IMPRS-Stipendiatin, Atmosphärischer CO2-Transport, Carolyn Narayan, University of Hamburg.

Dissertations 2002

  • Der Wasser- und Energiehaushalt der arktischen Atmosphäre, Tido Semmler, University of Hamburg.

Dissertations 2001

  • Atmosphären-Chemiemodellierung mit dem Modell GESIMA, Susanne Bauer, University of Hamburg.

Dissertations 2000

  • Ein gekoppeltes Atmosphären-Ozean-Modell für das Ostsee-Einzugsgebiet, Renate Hagedorn, University of Kiel.

Dissertations 1999

  • Assessment of the Land Surface Scheme in Climate Models with Focus on Surface Albedo and Snow Cover, Andreas Roesch, EHT Zürich.

Ongoing Dissertations


Working titles

  • Welche Anforderungen werden an Klimamodelle gestellt, um lokale Klimaänderungen zu projizieren, Bastian Eggert.
  • Einfluss komplexer Orographie auf die Niederschlagsklimatologie in REMO, Lennart Marien.
  • Welche Risiken bringt der Klimawandel für Windparks?, Thomas Remke.

Diploma/Master theses


  • Rückkoppelungseffekte der Vegetation auf das Klima der Barentssee-Region im regionalen Modell REMO, Jörn Alexander.
  • Simulationen zum Klima der Barents-See-Region: Heutiges Klima und mögliche Klimaänderungen durch eine abgeschwächte THC im Nordatlantik, Tanja Blome.
  • Auswirkungen der Oberflächeneigenschaften in REMO auf die Simulation der unteren Atmosphäre, Bastian Eggert.
  • Model Performance and Climate Change Assessment with REMO and REMO-HAM in East Asia, Stephanie Fiedler.
  • Untersuchung der Auswirkungen der Landnutzungsänderung / Landoberflächenänderung in Westafrika auf das Klima mit Hilfe des Regionalen Klimamodells REMO, Ivy Frenger.
  • Klima in Ostafrika - Modellvalidierung und Untersuchung regionaler Charakteristika, Katharina Klehmet.
  • Simulation von Starkniederschlägen während des Oderhochwassers 1997 mit REMO, Diplomarbeit, Philip Lorenz.
  • Subskalige Variabilität von Landoberflächen im regionalen Klimamodell REMO. Diplomarbeit am Fachbereich Geographie der Universität Hannover, Eva Mazurkewitz.
  • Validation of today's climate simulation with the regional model REMO. Diplomarbeit am DEA Oceanologie, meteorologie et Environnement der Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, M. Milliez.
  • Rückwirkungen von Landnutzung und Bewässerung auf das simulierte lokale und regionale Klima der Metropolregion Hamburg, Juliane Petersen.
  • Validierung des regionalen Klimamodells REMO anhand eines extremen Schneefallereignisses im Dezember 1998 über Südschweden, Diplomarbeit, Susanne Pfeifer.
  • Validierung der simulierten Wolkenstruktur an Hand von Beobachtungen aus der BBC Messkampagne, Diplomarbeit, Paula Poeppel.
  • Sensitivity Study of Different Land Use Changes in the Elbe River Basin, Diplomarbeit, Ahmed Qureshi.
  • Untersuchungen zur Parametrisierung von Landoberflächen im regionalen Klimamodell REMO. Diplomarbeit am Fachbereich Geographie der Universität Hannover, Diana Rechid.
  • On the variability in a regional climate model using dynamical downscaling with frequent reinitializations, Thomas Remke.
  • Schneelast an Stromleitungen - Heute und in Zukunft, Richard Schmitt.
  • Analyse von Gesundheitsindizes für Europa im wandelnden Klima, Kira Schulz